Suttor Developmental Road
Suttor Developmental Road (green on black)
|Length||167 km (104 mi)|
|Built by||Dept. of Transport and Main Roads|
The Suttor Developmental Road is a highway in the east of the Australian state of Queensland. km. It connects the Peak Downs Highway with the Bowen Developmental Road. It is signed as State Route 11.It runs in SE-NW direction and has a length of 167
Queensland is the second-largest and third-most populous state in the Commonwealth of Australia. Situated in the north-east of the country, it is bordered by the Northern Territory, South Australia and New South Wales to the west, south-west and south respectively. To the east, Queensland is bordered by the Coral Sea and Pacific Ocean. To its north is the Torres Strait, with Papua New Guinea located less than 200 km across it from the mainland. The state is the world's sixth-largest sub-national entity, with an area of 1,852,642 square kilometres (715,309 sq mi).
The Peak Downs Highway links the towns of Mackay and Clermont in the Australian state of Queensland. It represents the main link between Queensland's Whitsunday Coast and the Central West region of the state. The highway runs for a total length of 266 kilometres (165 mi), before joining the Gregory Highway south to Clermont. Major settlements served by this route include Walkerston, Nebo, Moranbah and Clermont.
Bowen Developmental Road is a rural strategic main road in Queensland, Australia. It is part of State Route 77, and functions as a highway. It has a length of 259 kilometres (161 mi) and extends in northeast-southwest direction from Bowen on the east coast of Australia to the Gregory Developmental Road in Belyando near Nairana National Park.
The Suttor Developmental Road branches north of Nebo from the Peak Downs Highway (State Route 70) to the west and south of the Homevale National Park to the locality of Elphinstone.
Nebo is a small town and locality in the Isaac Region, Queensland, Australia. In the 2011 census, Nebo had a population of 840 people.
Homevale is a national park in Queensland, Australia, 821 km northwest of Brisbane.
Elphinstone is a locality in the Isaac Region, Queensland, Australia.
The paved road ends at Elpinstone after which it hugs the western shore of Lake Elphinstone. Later it crosses the Isaac River. In the locality of Eaglefieldit crosses the Suttor River, after which it is named. Finally, it reaches the locality of Mount Coolon at the Bowen Developmental Road (State Route 77).
Lake Elphinstone is a natural lake in Queensland, Australia. It is located about 92 kilometres west of Mackay in Isaac Region. The lake used to support the town of Elphinstone, however the town no longer exists, and the lake is a recreation area popular for bird-watching, fishing and camping.
The Isaac River is a river and anabranch located in Central Queensland, Australia.
Eaglefield is a locality in the Isaac Region, Queensland, Australia. In the 2016 census, Eaglefield had a population of 0 people.
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The Suttor River is a river in Central Queensland, Australia. The Belyando River is its main tributary. The river has its origins in the Leichhardt Range, north west of Glenden. It flows into Lake Dalrymple, becoming a tributary of the Burdekin River.
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